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I Escaped from Devil's Island (1973)

In 1916, A group of prisoners plot their escape from the notorious fortress located in French Guiana.

Director:

William Witney

Writer:

Richard DeLong Adams (as Richard L. Adams)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jim Brown ... Le Bras
Christopher George ... Davert (as Chris George)
Richard Ely ... Jo-Jo (as Rick Ely)
Richard Rust ... Sgt. Zamorra
James Luisi ... Dazzas
Bob Harris Bob Harris ... The Barber (as Roland 'Bob' Harris)
Robert Phillips ... Blassier
Jan Merlin ... Rosenquist
Paul Richards ... Maj. Marteau
Stephen Whittaker ... Leper Count
Eduardo Rosas López Eduardo Rosas López ... Sgt. Brescano
Jonathan Dodge Jonathan Dodge ... Lt. Duplis
Quintín Bulnes ... Sgt. Grizzoni
Gabriella Rios ... Indian Girl
Ana De Sade ... Bedalia
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Storyline

In 1916, A group of prisoners plot their escape from the notorious fortress located in French Guiana.

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Taglines:

HE'S THE DEVIL THEY NAMED THE ISLAND FOR! (original print ads and posters-all caps) See more »

Genres:

Action | Adventure

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Trivia

Final film of Paul Richards. See more »

Quotes

Sgt. Zamorra: I'm warning you. Prisoners can be shot for disobedience.
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A rip off of Papillon
17 June 2020 | by balochistanSee all my reviews

Great work of copying the idea of Papillon. Funny that they both were released in the same year, 1973!


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Country:

Mexico | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

September 1973 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Meuterei auf der Teufelsinsel See more »

Filming Locations:

Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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